Usage examples for duke

  1. The duke would not listen to him, and turned his horse about without a word. – The White Knight: Tirant lo Blanc by Joanot Martorell and Marti Johan d'Galba
  2. Some years afterwards one of the party was lying on his death- bed, and he sent for the duke. – Collections and Recollections by George William Erskine Russell
  3. It was a pretty race, and the horses were all well together for the first mile, The Duke leading the field. – The Second String by Nat Gould
  4. The truth is, Duke, the thing is going to pieces. – Phineas Redux by Anthony Trollope
  5. Now Madeleine, I hold you to that, and I will seek an introduction to the duke at once. – A Prince of Good Fellows by Robert Barr
  6. " Yes; remember to- morrow," added the duke. – Master Tales of Mystery, Volume 3 by Collected and Arranged by Francis J. Reynolds
  7. " Do you mean," asked Sir Alfred, " that you hope Miss L'Estrange will marry the duke?" – Wife in Name Only by Charlotte M. Braeme (Bertha M. Clay)
  8. But the duke is a man. – The Fixed Period by Anthony Trollope
  9. The natural daughter of a duke! – The Chouans by Honore de Balzac
  10. We staid looking it over a great while with the Duke after he was ready. – Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright by Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke
  11. I never saw a creature look as satisfied as Duke did, when uncle began to card him. – Beautiful Joe by Marshall Saunders
  12. " 'If he were a duke, I might. – The Magic Skin by Honore de Balzac
  13. " Quite so, my Lord Duke. – The Duke's Children by Anthony Trollope
  14. I would not ask her if the duke had taken a dislike to me, because I knew he had. – Red Hair by Elinor Glyn
  15. It is- it is- oh, yes, it is the Duke! – Phemie Frost's Experiences by Ann S. Stephens
  16. But the Duke is above party. – Maxims And Opinions Of Field-Marshal His Grace The Duke Of Wellington, Selected From His Writings And Speeches During A Public Life Of More Than Half A Century by Arthur Wellesley, Duke of Wellington
  17. On leaving the monastery we proceeded first of all in the direction of Cape Khersonese, the most western point of this classic land, where flourished, for more than twelve centuries, the celebrated colony of Kherson, founded by the Heracleans 600 years B. C. At present the only remains of all its greatness are a few heaps of shapeless stones; and strange to relate, the people who put the last hand to the destruction of whatever had escaped the barbarian invasions and the Mussulman sway, was the same whose conversion to Christianity in the person of the Grand Duke Vladimir, was celebrated by Kherson in 988. When the Russians entered the Crimea some considerable architectural remains were still standing, among which were the principal gate of the town and its two towers, and a large portion of the walls; besides which there were shafts and capitals of columns, numerous inscriptions and three churches of the Lower Empire, half buried under the soil. – Travels in the Steppes of the Caspian Sea, the Crimea, the Caucasus, &c. by Xavier Hommaire de Hell
  18. So much the King was told, and the Duke. – Oddsfish! by Robert Hugh Benson